Events

View Third Sector Events from across Scotland and submit your own to be included in our listing.

Responding to Sexual Abuse

From 09:30 on 2nd November 2018
to 13:00 on 3rd November 2018

The Westerwood Hotel and Golf Resort G68 0EW

Cost: Various

Scottish Association for the Study of Offending
Annual Conference - 2 & 3 November 2018
RESPONDING TO SEXUAL ABUSE
The Westerwood Hotel and Golf Resort, Cumbernauld

For over 40 years SASO has been organising conferences which bring together a wide range of experience within the criminal justice system.

The 2018 conference "Responding to Sexual Abuse" will be an opportunity to explore and discuss sexual abuse, crime and justice in contemporary Scotland.

Chairing the conference - Dr John Crichton, Chair of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in Scotland

Keynote speakers:-
- Dr Jon Patrick (The State Hospital) - What is sexual offending?
- Professor Nick Hardwick - Lessons from the Worboys case
- Tom Fox (SPS) - Sexual offenders - the problem for prisons
- Lady Dorrian (Sentencing Council) - Sentencing sex offenders
- Will Kerr (National Crime Agency) - An international perspective
- Alison di Rollo QC, Solicitor General - Decisions to prosecute

Panel Discussion with Kate Wallace (Victim Support Scotland), Sandy Brindley (Rape Crisis Scotland) and Amanda Naylor (Barnardos).

Interactive session - "Making decisions on parole conditions for sexual offenders" - an invitation for all delegates to participate.

Registration now open! Delegate rates from £55 - £325
Discounts for non-statutory sector, students, unwaged.

Full programme and details available on website at www.sastudyoffending.org.uk/conferences/annual-conferences

Theme
N/A
Local Authority Area
N/A
Organisation
SASO
Website
www.sastudyoffending.org.uk
Enquiries
[email protected]
Telephone
01796 473556